like most children, i was obsessed with dinosaurs when i was but a wee boy 🐉 like, literally obsessed … to the point that i would often run around pretending to be a dinosaur (embarrassing my parents massively 👍🏻)
the jurrasic park trilogy definitely didn’t help matters when i was finally allowed to watch them! that said, i think the most recent film – jurrasic world – proved that we all love a good dinosaur film 😏
you could say that i’m slightly toeing a line with today’s lesson. despite only having two hours sleep and waking up at 4am for the f1 (a phone based hour forward cock up made for my phone going forwards two hours 😭 subsequently making for much less sleep than intended) i’ve not really learned anything today #awks.
however, last night we did all watch a beautiful mind. how is that relevant? well, at just after midnight, i happened to google the film and learned all sorts of facts about the real life events that go along with the film. as any minute ‘after midnight’ is technically today, i’m totally counting it as the thing i learned today 😏 (even if i did go to bed just afterwards and it feels like cheating).
anyway, #tdil that the fantastic film ‘a beautiful mind’ isn’t actually a million miles away from reality. if i’m honest, i’m actually super happy about that fact … i really don’t like it when ‘based on real life events’ actually means “the main character in real life also had a blue fiesta once but nothing else we filmed has anything to do with real life” 😒. Continue reading “today i learned – sun 26th mar 2017”